Learning plan for Book 5 Unit4 Reading Step I Match the correct answers. Types of jobs What they should do? Journalist A. make sure the writing is clear, concise and accurate; checks facts Ed
itor B. lays out the article and photographs Photographer C. prints the newspaper Designer D. interviews people or finds out about events from onlookers Printer E. takes photographs of important people or events
Step II ．Read the text quickly and find out all the questions Zhou Yang asked and get the main idea. 一. This passage is about __________’s first assignment at the office of a popular _______ newspaper. And his _________ with his new boss, _______, was to strongly influence his life as a _________. 二．How do you divide the text into three sections according to the duties of a journalist ? Match the correct answers. Section 1 : A. a case where journalists were accused Section 2 B. to work with colleagues Section 3 C. what you should do when covering a story Ⅰ Section 1 : When can a new reporter cover a story by himself? A. Never can a new reporter cover a story by himself. B. Only after he has seen what an experienced reporter does. C. Not until he is old enough . D. Only when he takes a camera with him. True or False Zhou took a course of photography at mid-school. （ ） What a new journalst should do on the first day? 1 The first time he will be sent with an____________________. 2 him to take a________ with him. He will have a professional ____________ with him to take photographs. Ⅱ Section 2: What a journalist needs to remember when going out to cover a story? 1 He needs to be _________. 2.A good journalist must have a “_____”for a story . 3.He has to listen for the _____________. 4. if necessary, he can prepare a________ to make sure that he gets all the facts straight. Choose the correct explanation to the phrases 1 what do I need to remember when I go out to cover a story. A. tell a story B. write story C. send a story D. report a story 2 A good journalist must have a good “nose” for a story.
A. know what has happened. B.be able to “smell” the truth when somebody is telling part of it. C. be able to discover the whole truth by doing research. D. B and C 3 This is a trick of the trade. A .something that cheats somebody. B. something that helps you do the job in a professional way. C. something used to hide secrets. 4 We sometimes use small recorders to make sure that we get all your facts straight. A. to make sure that the story is accurate B. to get the facts directly C. to get the things specially Ⅲ Section 3 : True or False 1 The footballer admitted he took the money . ( ) 2 Zhou Yang is very eager to cover a story . ( ) The footballer was thought to be guilty because . A. He usually told lies. B. He stopped the reporter publishing an article. C. He took money for deliberately not scoring in order to let the other team win. D. He bribed another football team. Step III Summary I will never forget my first __________ at the office of a popular English newspaper. I discussed with my ss, which was to strongly ________ my life as a _________. My first job was an ________ journalist because I had to wait till I was more__________. Of course later, I could _____ a story and ______ the article myself. I could have a ___________ photographer with me to take photographs. As a journalist, you need to be _______. Only if you ask many different questions will you _______ all the information you need to know. At the same time, as a journalist we can’t miss our _______, and we must make sure we listen to the __________ carefully. We have to listen for _______ facts. We can use a recorder to get the facts straight, which is very useful if a person wants to ________ you. Step IV Homework 1/Read the passage to get detailed information and finish the exercise. 2.Make a newspaper in a group. 3.Read the text at least three times.